The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Objective-C
Rank 56 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.44% 0.73% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 2.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £225 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-32.94% -
Objective-C
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
177 189 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.73% 34.62% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 100 108
Median daily rate £325 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 24
Median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £36.90 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Objective-C as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Essex region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Essex region.

Objective-C Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Objective-C
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Objective-C within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 1 £225 -
Objective-C
East of England

Objective-C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Objective-C.

1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
3 4 (66.67%) Android
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) Android Development
4 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Xcode
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) J2EE
6 1 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) J2ME
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) Games
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) SQLite
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) REST

Objective-C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Objective-C Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) J2ME
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) Android Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Java